Three killed, ex-EPDP MP injured in blast
Three persons were killed and eight others
including former EPDP Parliamentarian S. Sivadasan injured when a
bomb ripped through the vehicle transporting the ex-MP at Milagiriya
Security Forces open Mavil Aru sluice gates
The sluice gates of the Mavil Aru anicut were
opened at 8.00 last night accomplishing the noble objectives of the
humanitarian mission which lasted for 19 days, the Media Centre for
National Security, Ministry of Defence and Pubic Security said.
Army in full control of Muttur, environs
Sri Lanka Army personnel in Muttur, Trincomalee
and the suburbs, in the aftermath of intense offensives and fierce
fighting with LTTE terrorists in the last few days, are now in full
control of Mainland Muttur and its environs after dislodging all
terrorists and restoring near normalcy in the affected areas, states
Defence Ministry press release.